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  • Does getting caught as a prisoner of war for so many years make a good credential for being a war-chief? especially when we know there was no library or outside contacts in such Asian gulags.

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  • Haunted by Custer's ghost, and also by his ability to see into the memories and futures of legendary men like Sioux war-chief Crazy Horse, Paha Sapa's long life is driven by a dramatic vision he experienced as a boy in his people's sacred Black Hills.

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  • The Eagles carried me nearly a hundred miles westward to burn me in their chief village, but I killed their war-chief and three or four others one night, and broke away.

    The Conquering Sword of Conan

  • The Eagle-men had a red score against the giant Cimmerian, and now it was redder still, for his escape had cost the life of a noted war-chief.

    The Conquering Sword of Conan

  • His magic did it; they'll follow a wizard farther than they will a war-chief.

    The Conquering Sword of Conan

  • Prince Arvin was seated on his throne at the far end of the throne room, with Dharniel-his war-chief, as well as Eric's teacher'standing beside him.

    Music To My Sorrow

  • Prince Arvin was seated on his throne at the far end of the throne room, with Dharniel — his war-chief, as well as Eric's teacher — standing beside him.

    Music to My Sorrow

  • The Bakala war-chief slumped over, his skull crushed in, and instantly a frightful yell rent the skies as the Bamulas went into action like blood-mad panthers.

    The Coming Of Conan The Cimmerian

  • Their chief god is the frost-giant Ymir, and they own no over-king, but each tribe has its war-chief.

    The Coming Of Conan The Cimmerian

  • "Crom, girl, " grunted Conan, embarrassed, 'don't do that; you'd think I was doing you a favor by kicking you out of this country; haven't I explained that you're not the proper woman for the war-chief of the Bamulas?

    The Coming Of Conan The Cimmerian

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